Tuesday, September 25, 2018
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Switzerland Declares War On Banks

Source: Isaac Davis of The Waking Times Switzerland Follows Iceland in Declaring War Against the Banksters Iceland has gained the admiration of populists in recent years by doing that which no other nation in the world seems to be willing or...
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Wells Fargo CEO Sold Millions In Stock Before Fraud Revelations

Source: Kathy Kristof via CBS News Wells Fargo CEO Sold Millions In Stock Before Fraud Revelations Former Wells Fargo Chairman and CEO John Stumpf sold $61 million worth of Wells Fargo (WFC) shares in the month prior to settling a long-running...

Modest U.S. Growth at Year’s End May Reframe Policy Debate

Source: Nelson D. Schwartz via nytimes.com The American economy finished 2016 on a soft note, the government reported on Friday, lowering the annual pace of growth to 1.6 percent, the lowest level in five years. That is less than half the...

The Student Loan Problem No One Is Talking About

Source: Jillian Berman of Marketwatch.com   The Student Loan Problem No One Is Talking About More than one-quarter of student loan borrowers have debt, but nothing to show for it. About 28% of Americans with student debt didn’t complete the educational program for...

Coal companies using bankruptcy to avoid paying miner’s pensions

Source: Scott Tong via Marketplace September 16, 2016 | 11:28 AM Listen to this story The coal industry and its workers are an issue on the campaign trail. Several coal mining companies have filed for bankruptcy protection, and next week a congressional...

The Simple Holiday Budget Anyone Can Follow

Source: Mikey Rox via Kiplinger.com Stay in the black when the red and green take over. Did you promise yourself you'd finally make a solid budgeting plan this holiday season — and stick to it? We've got you covered with these...
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HSBC: Prepare For Severe Stock Market Crash

Source: RT.com Red alert: Prepare for severe stock market crash, warns HSBC The technical analysis team at HSBC is warning recent stock market moves look eerily similar to just before 1987’s ‘Black Monday’, which saw the largest one-day market crash in...

Dramatic cuts are no way to save Social Security

Source: Alicia H. Munnell via marketwatch.com House Ways and Means subcommittee chair proposes 31% cut in benefits In December, House Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson introduced a bill to “save” Social Security. The problem is that he...

4 perks of Solo 401(k) for business owners and freelancers

Source: Dmitriy Fomichenko, NerdWallet via usatoday.com “Save your money. You’re going to need twice as much money in your old age as you think.” — Michael Caine If you’re self-employed and trying to boost your retirement savings, Solo 401(k) plans are a...

The Rise of Corporate Oligarchy

Source: The Economist The rise of the superstars A small group of giant companies—some old, some new—are once again dominating the global economy, says Adrian Wooldridge. Is that a good or a bad thing? ON AUGUST 31ST 1910 Theodore Roosevelt delivered a...

BREAKING NEWS

Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Entire Address Book

Source: The Intercept Hit App Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Entire Address Book Sarahah, an app that lets people sign up to receive anonymized, candid messages, has...